Located at the Whiteside County Airport
in Rock Falls, Illinois, Radio Ranch is centrally located to serve the
communications needs of northwest Illinois. Radio Ranch provides a full
line of avionics, telephone, two-way radio, security, and Surveillance equipment.
Radio Ranch IS your one stop communications solution.
The firm, Radio Ranch, Inc., was founded in 1954, providing service and installation of aircraft avionics and two-way radio equipment. Principal products sold and serviced at this time included, Narco avionics (1956), King avionics (1959), and E. F. Johnson two-way radios (1969). Radio Ranch is proud of the long uninterrupted relationship with these industry leaders.
Through the years, Radio Ranch has associated itself with other leading companies in the avionics field, including Garmin, Honeywell, UPS, and BF Goodrich. This variety of companies and equipment allows Radio Ranch to better serve the needs of its avionics customers.
In 1980, Radio Ranch began sales, service, and installation of commercial telephone systems for small businesses, with NEC being its primary supplier of telephone equipment. Radio Ranch is a full service commercial telephone shop offering sales, service, installation, and upgrade of all major brands.
In 1995, Radio Ranch expanded the two-way radio business by adding Kenwood Communications to its product line. Radio Ranch expanded again in 2000, 2004, 2005, 2008, & 2009 with the addition of Vertex Standard, Icom, Tekk, HYT, & Maxon. These additions as well as the continuing relationship with E. F. Johnson gives customers a variety of features and price ranges to choose from to better meet their two-way radio needs. Radio Ranch is also a full service warranty facility for Vertex Standard.
In 2001 Radio Ranch entered the cellular world by partnering with Nextel. Unfortunately in 2008 with the Nextel Sprint merger we decided to part ways with Nextel.
In 2006, Radio Ranch began offering Satellite radio from XM. The Satellite business expanded in 2007 with the addition of Dish Network satellite T. V. , Wild Blue,and Hughes satellite internet. In 2009 due to the merger of Xm and Sirius the Satellite radio business changed. The new company choose to sell only through the national chain stores.
Also in 2006 Radio Ranch began installing custom security systems. This includes unmanned call boxes to assist customers in remote locations as well as cameras to monitor employees, customers, and anything else that needs to be watched. In 2010 the security business moved into home security as well.
In 2008 Radio Ranch began building custom computer systems. Primarily for the control of surveillance equipment where a large number of cameras need to be controlled and monitored from a single location. Radio Ranch also provides repair and upgrade services for existing systems for the home or business including high end gaming systems. Call with your requirements and let Radio Ranch give you a quote.
Radio Ranch continues to provide Northern Illinois with Sales and Service of avionics, two-way radios, business telephones, and security systems. Our avionics department has over 60 years of cumulative experience while our commercial electronics department has over 40 years of experience; which is why everyone says......
Don't take a chance, call Radio Ranch!